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Housing and Welfare in Southern Europe by Judith Allen, James Barlow, Jesús Leal, Thomas Maloutas,

By Judith Allen, James Barlow, Jesús Leal, Thomas Maloutas, Liliana Padovani

The turning out to be literature on comparative eu housing coverage has performed a tremendous half in constructing our knowing of ways housing in supplied in numerous international locations, and within the method the interplay among the stat, marketplace and civil society is conceptualized. in spite of the fact that, a lot of this research is rooted with out query within the welfare states of northern Europe – there was nearly no learn released in English at the provision of housing in southern Europe. Such study as exists offers with particular characteristic of housing coverage, continuously in one nation. there's most likely a greater knowing of the housing structures of the previous communist international locations than these of southern Europe.Content:
Chapter 1 advent (pages 1–13):
Chapter 2 Are Southern Housing structures diversified? (pages 15–58):
Chapter three Urbanisation and Housing structures in Southern Europe (pages 59–68):
Chapter four Welfare structures in Southern Europe (pages 69–118):
Chapter five kin and Housing (pages 119–155):
Chapter 6 Public motion in Housing (pages 157–186):
Chapter 7 Conclusions (pages 187–198):

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3, demonstrates both long-run and cyclical trends. Over the period between 1980 and 2000, there was a slight downward longrun trend among the other 11 European Union countries, compared with a slight rising trend in the four southern countries. Among the southern countries, Italy has consistently had one of the lowest rates of housing production in Europe and production has declined at the same rate as in the other 11 countries. 18 Rates of housing production, European Union countries, 2000-01.

This process also accounts for the relatively large number of low-income households that own second homes. The second is the increasing integration of the European leisure space, particularly the use of the southern countries as holiday destinations for northern Europeans. This process has also affected the villages, but has had its most pronounced effect in the growth of leisure cities throughout the southern countries. Despite the importance of secondary housing, especially in southern Europe, the literature about it is not extensive.

Among the southern countries, Italy has consistently had one of the lowest rates of housing production in Europe and production has declined at the same rate as in the other 11 countries. 18 Rates of housing production, European Union countries, 2000-01.

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